Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 114 119
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 451 733 859
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.14% 2.74% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.99% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 358 617 727
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,175 £34,000 £32,225
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 19,053 24,535 28,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.57% 91.72% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15,351 20,016 23,732
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the South East over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -40 183 £62,500 +13.64% 10
Berkshire -31 104 £62,500 +10.62% 4
Hampshire -11 87 £50,198 +5.68% 12
Surrey +24 84 £55,000 +6.28% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 59 £65,000 +30.00% 6
West Sussex +11 40 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East Sussex +21 31 £43,000 -40.69% 1
Oxfordshire -4 19 £50,000 +5.26%
Kent +4 11 £35,500 -32.38% 7
Home Counties - 2 - -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 153 (33.92%) Microsoft
2 130 (28.82%) Finance
3 111 (24.61%) Windows
4 105 (23.28%) ITIL
5 91 (20.18%) Project Management
6 85 (18.85%) SQL
7 76 (16.85%) Linux
8 73 (16.19%) Firewall
9 72 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (15.74%) Incident Management
11 67 (14.86%) VMware
12 66 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
13 62 (13.75%) Cisco
13 62 (13.75%) Management Information System
14 61 (13.53%) Azure
15 58 (12.86%) SQL Server
16 57 (12.64%) Information Security
17 54 (11.97%) Active Directory
18 53 (11.75%) WAN
18 53 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 53 (11.75%) Windows Server
19 51 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
19 51 (11.31%) Degree
20 48 (10.64%) LAN
21 47 (10.42%) Service Management
22 46 (10.20%) Service Delivery
22 46 (10.20%) Network Security
22 46 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (9.76%) Office 365
23 44 (9.76%) Windows Server 2016

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (5.32%) Apache
1 24 (5.32%) IIS
2 16 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.88%) Confluence
4 13 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.00%) WildFly
6 8 (1.77%) CMS
6 8 (1.77%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.11%) Kentico
9 5 (1.11%) nginx
9 5 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.44%) JBoss
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 66 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (6.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.44%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.22%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Maximo
1 6 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.89%) assyst
2 4 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.67%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.53%) Azure
2 44 (9.76%) Office 365
3 23 (5.10%) SaaS
4 18 (3.99%) AWS
5 10 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (2.00%) IaaS
7 8 (1.77%) PaaS
8 7 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 5 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (1.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 5 (1.11%) iPaaS
10 5 (1.11%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.11%) PowerApps
11 4 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.89%) Tricentis Tosca
12 3 (0.67%) GCP
13 2 (0.44%) Boomi
14 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (16.19%) Firewall
2 53 (11.75%) WAN
3 48 (10.64%) LAN
4 46 (10.20%) Network Security
5 44 (9.76%) VPN
6 38 (8.43%) DNS
7 36 (7.98%) TCP/IP
8 30 (6.65%) DHCP
9 29 (6.43%) SSL
10 16 (3.55%) NetScaler
11 11 (2.44%) Internet
12 10 (2.22%) HTTP
12 10 (2.22%) Wireless
13 9 (2.00%) BGP
13 9 (2.00%) Ethernet
13 9 (2.00%) OSPF
13 9 (2.00%) VLAN
14 8 (1.77%) MPLS
14 8 (1.77%) SAN
15 7 (1.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.10%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.89%) Power BI
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (0.44%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.22%) GIS
10 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.22%) Presto
Development Applications
1 21 (4.66%) Git (software)
1 21 (4.66%) JIRA
2 16 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.89%) Selenium
4 4 (0.89%) Subversion
5 3 (0.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 130 (28.82%) Finance
2 23 (5.10%) Retail
3 19 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.55%) Marketing
5 15 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.10%) Public Sector
7 10 (2.22%) Legal
8 9 (2.00%) Automotive
9 8 (1.77%) Back Office
10 7 (1.55%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.55%) Local Government
11 6 (1.33%) Military
12 4 (0.89%) Banking
12 4 (0.89%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.89%) French Language
12 4 (0.89%) German Language
12 4 (0.89%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.89%) Publishing
12 4 (0.89%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (15.74%) Analyst
2 37 (8.20%) Project Manager
3 33 (7.32%) Network Engineer
4 25 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (5.32%) Service Manager
6 21 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (4.43%) Support Analyst
8 19 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
8 19 (4.21%) IT Manager
8 19 (4.21%) Security Engineer
8 19 (4.21%) Support Engineer
9 17 (3.77%) Developer
10 16 (3.55%) Business Analyst
10 16 (3.55%) IT Analyst
11 15 (3.33%) Change Manager
11 15 (3.33%) IT Support
11 15 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
11 15 (3.33%) Service Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.88%) Consultant
12 13 (2.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.43%) .NET
2 20 (4.43%) XML
3 17 (3.77%) HTML
4 14 (3.10%) Web Services
5 13 (2.88%) CSS
6 11 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (2.22%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.00%) Akka
8 9 (2.00%) jQuery
8 9 (2.00%) JSON
9 8 (1.77%) OpenJDK
10 6 (1.33%) Regular Expression
11 5 (1.11%) HTML5
11 5 (1.11%) REST
11 5 (1.11%) SAML
11 5 (1.11%) Sass
11 5 (1.11%) SOAP
11 5 (1.11%) XML Messaging
12 4 (0.89%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.75%) Management Information System
2 39 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.65%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (3.99%) CMDB
6 11 (2.44%) User Experience
7 9 (2.00%) Clustering
8 8 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.11%) Social Media
11 3 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.44%) NHS
12 2 (0.44%) Robotics
13 1 (0.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 111 (24.61%) Windows
2 76 (16.85%) Linux
3 53 (11.75%) Windows Server
4 44 (9.76%) Windows Server 2016
5 28 (6.21%) Unix
6 27 (5.99%) Windows 10
7 22 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (3.77%) AIX
10 12 (2.66%) CentOS
10 12 (2.66%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
12 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.11%) Debian
14 4 (0.89%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.22%) Android
15 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (23.28%) ITIL
2 91 (20.18%) Project Management
3 72 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (15.74%) Incident Management
5 57 (12.64%) Information Security
6 53 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
8 47 (10.42%) Service Management
9 46 (10.20%) Service Delivery
10 44 (9.76%) Problem Management
11 43 (9.53%) DevOps
12 40 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (8.65%) ITSM
14 38 (8.43%) Project Delivery
15 37 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 34 (7.54%) SDLC
17 28 (6.21%) Scrum
18 27 (5.99%) Risk Management
18 27 (5.99%) Waterfall
19 26 (5.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 85 (18.85%) SQL
2 27 (5.99%) C#
2 27 (5.99%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.88%) C
4 21 (4.66%) Perl
5 20 (4.43%) Python
6 19 (4.21%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.55%) Java
8 11 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.33%) Ruby
10 6 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.89%) C++
11 4 (0.89%) PHP
11 4 (0.89%) VBScript
12 2 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) ABAP
13 1 (0.22%) Tcl
13 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (11.31%) Degree
2 36 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 32 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (6.87%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.32%) CISSP
6 15 (3.33%) CCNP
7 14 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.88%) CCSP
9 11 (2.44%) CISM
9 11 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (2.00%) MCSE
11 8 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.55%) CCNA
12 7 (1.55%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.55%) PMP
13 6 (1.33%) CEH
13 6 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
14 5 (1.11%) IISP
14 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.10%) SLA
2 25 (5.54%) QA
3 12 (2.66%) PMO
4 10 (2.22%) GDPR
5 8 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.44%) GAAP
8 2 (0.44%) P3O
9 1 (0.22%) BS7799
9 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.22%) GAMP
9 1 (0.22%) IFRS
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.22%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 54 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 46 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.21%) vSphere
4 26 (5.76%) Docker
5 22 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 19 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (3.55%) XenApp
7 16 (3.55%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.11%) KVM
11 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.11%) Squid
12 4 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.44%) Firmware
14 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 31 (6.87%) Ansible
2 18 (3.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (2.88%) Puppet
4 12 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 9 (2.00%) SCOM
6 9 (2.00%) WSUS
7 7 (1.55%) SCCM
7 7 (1.55%) Terraform
8 6 (1.33%) QRadar
9 4 (0.89%) Amdocs OSS
9 4 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.89%) Icinga
9 4 (0.89%) Observium
9 4 (0.89%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.67%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.44%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.44%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 153 (33.92%) Microsoft
2 67 (14.86%) VMware
3 62 (13.75%) Cisco
4 31 (6.87%) Oracle
5 28 (6.21%) Palo Alto
5 28 (6.21%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (5.76%) HP
7 25 (5.54%) CheckPoint
8 22 (4.88%) McAfee
8 22 (4.88%) Symantec
8 22 (4.88%) Veeam
9 21 (4.66%) Citrix
9 21 (4.66%) Red Hat
10 20 (4.43%) ServiceNow
11 18 (3.99%) Dell
12 17 (3.77%) Juniper
12 17 (3.77%) SAP
13 13 (2.88%) F5
14 12 (2.66%) Sophos
15 11 (2.44%) NetApp